Wallsend Cove

Wallsend Cove is a cove, located on the Isle of Portland, Dorset, England; part of the Jurassic Coast. It is found on the west side of Portland, further south from Mutton Cove, and situated between Southwell Business Park and Portland Bill.[1] The cliff tops above the cove are part of the South West Coast Path.

The cove's cliffs are often used by rock climbers,[2] and are known to be some of the biggest and best on Portland for climbing.[3] Although the surrounding area of the cove features empty landscape, the limestone habitat is internationally important as it is home to many rare plants and insects.[4]


  1. "Pictures- Portland, Dorset". Weymouth-pictures.co.uk. Retrieved 2013-04-21.
  2. "Climbing at Walls End Cove". Wikitopo.com. Retrieved 2013-04-21.
  3. "Databases | Wallsend South". Rockfax. Retrieved 2013-04-21.
  4. "Quick facts about the Jurassic Coast". Jurassiccoastline.com. Retrieved 2013-04-21.

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